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Verdi: Aida / Chiara, Pavarotti, Maazel

Verdi / Pavarotti / Chiara / Dimitrova / Maazel
Release Date: 04/28/2009 
Label:  Arthaus Musik   Catalog #: 100059  
Composer:  Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Paata BurchuladzeNicolai GhiaurovMaria ChiaraGhena Dimitrova,   ... 
Conductor:  Lorin Maazel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Milan Teatro alla Scala OrchestraMilan Teatro alla Scala Chorus
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

"La Scala is perhaps the world's Aida theatre par excellence - stage, auditorium and acoustics all conspire to do justice to its every aspect. The work had not been given there for ten years and so, for this return, all the stops were pulled out." - The Financial Times London, 1985

Giuseppe Verdi

Aida - Maria Chiara
Radames - Luciano Pavarotti
Amneris - Ghena Dimitrova
Amonasro - Juan Pons
Il re - Paata Burchladze
Ramfis - Nicolai Ghiaurov
Una sacerdotessa - Francesca Garbi
Un messaggero - Ernesto Gavazzi

Chorus and Orchestra of the Teatro alla Scala, Milan
Lorin Maazel, conductor

Luca Ronconi, Stage
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Derek Bailey, TV Director

Recorded at the Teatro alla Scala, Milan, 1985

Picture format: NTSC 4:3
Sound format: PCM Stereo / Dolby Digital 2.0
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Subtitles: English, German, French, Spanish, Dutch
Menu languages: English, German, French, Spanish, Dutch
Running time: 160 mins + 78 mins (documentary)
No. of DVDs: 2 (DVD 9)
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Works on This Recording

Aida by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Paata Burchuladze (Bass), Nicolai Ghiaurov (Bass), Maria Chiara (Soprano),
Ghena Dimitrova (Soprano), Juan Pons (Baritone), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor),
Francesca Garbi (Mezzo Soprano), Ernesto Gavazzi (Tenor)
Conductor:  Lorin Maazel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Milan Teatro alla Scala Orchestra,  Milan Teatro alla Scala Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1985 
Venue:  Milan, Italy 

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